16. July 2017 - 14:00 till 19:00
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10,000 Maniacs return to Griffis Sculpture Park | Griffis Sculpture Park & The Essex Arts Center | Sunday, 16. July 2017

Benefit concert for Griffis Sculpture Park. 10,000 Maniacs will perform the entire "In My Tribe" album. Rolling Stone magazine named "In My Tribe" one of the "100 greatest albums of the 1980s." Celebrating their 35th year as a band, 10,000 Maniacs continue to make albums and sell out shows throughout the country.

Jim Donovan & Sun King Warriors will bring their danceable rock/world beat sounds to the stage. Jim Donovan was one of the founding members of Rusted Root.

Erie, PA touring performer Tyler Smilo will open the concert at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $20 advance, $25 day of show. Children 12 and under free. Tickets can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com Gates for the show open at 2:00 p.m., with music starting at 2:00 p.m.

The concert will feature music, activities, artists, food and beer services. Concert attendees can take in the 250 sculptures that reside throughout the trails of the park, making it the United States largest outdoor sculpture park. The events will be taking place on the top of the hill at the Mill Valley site of the park. Guests must be able to endure a 10 minute walk uphill to the festival site. There will be a shuttle service that will help attendees get to the concert area. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs.
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  • Is this likely to sell out? Won't know my work schedule for several weeks. Thanks!
  • Got my tickets! Can't wait!
  • If you love percussion and love to dance, you're totally going to dig Jim Donovan and Sun King Warriors. Jim was one of the founding members of Rusted Root.
  • I saw them there in 1990 but with Natalie. Have they played there since then?
  • Natalie too?
  • Looking for info on park rules and camping options?
  • Will Natalie Merchant be performing?
  • Colleen Gweniviere, I just bought tix. 12 and under free... ? Whattaya say?!? :-)
  • As we head into the afternoon hours, let's do some singing!
  • Love 10000 maniacs.
  • got my tickets ,, whoop , whoop.
  • Perhaps John & Mary could do a set πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»??
  • Cathy Bystrak not sure if you have ever been to Griffis Sculpture Park but it is one of my favorite places ever. Figured this might interest you.
  • Carrie McVea Brice​​ will you guys be in town for this?? It sounds fun. We are planning on going and it's kid friendly!
  • Melissa Adams this would be fun!
  • Teresa Pfleuger-test Ronald Rmtest Kimberly Campaign Cathryn MTest
  • Sheila Maurer
  • I wish I was in Florida I would love love love to go thank you for thinking of me it's going to be great ! I love the picture love the purples!
  • Day of the Leising Family Reunion.
  • Amazing place, very cool band! Seen them in a private wooden concert. Such a great time:) can't wait !
  • I will totally be there! Amy Lynn Missy McIntyre Jacki EM Elizabeth Ann Vohwinkel Trisha Brown
  • Which version are you playing, the version with or without "Peace Train?"
  • Nice. Love that place!
  • A few recent publicity shots of 10,000 Maniacs.